China’s commitment to put craftsmen like Li Chunke out of business and close down its ivory industry has thrown a lifeline to African elephants, and brought new hope in the battle to end the poaching of tens of thousands of animals every year for their tusks.
"Ivory Sales in China Finally End This Month. But Elephants Aren’t Yet Safe." is from the December 14, 2017 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Simon Denyer and narrated by Sam Scholl.